Marinated Antipasto Tray

Enjoy this delicious salad made using Green Giant® Whole Mushrooms, carrots and salami - a perfect Italian side dish.

  • prep time 25 min
  • total time 2 hr 25 min
  • ingredients 14
  • servings 12

Ingredients

2
cups fresh baby carrots
1/2
cup oil
1/3
cup tarragon vinegar
1
tablespoon sugar
2
tablespoons water
3
garlic cloves, minced
6
drops hot pepper sauce
1
(.7-oz.) envelope Italian salad dressing mix
2
medium onions, thinly sliced, separated into rings
2
(4.5-oz.) jars Green Giant™ Whole Mushrooms, drained
1
medium zucchini, halved lengthwise, cut into 1/2-inch slices
Leaf lettuce
5
oz. thinly sliced salami
Assorted cheeses, if desired
  • 1 In medium saucepan, bring 1/2 cup water to a boil. Add carrots; cover and cook over medium heat for 5 minutes or until carrots are crisp-tender. Drain; rinse with cold water to cool.
  • 2 In small bowl or jar with tight-fitting lid, combine oil, vinegar, sugar, water, garlic, hot pepper sauce and salad dressing mix; mix or shake well.
  • 3 In large bowl, combine carrots, onions, mushrooms and zucchini. Pour dressing over vegetables; toss gently. Cover; refrigerate at least 2 hours or overnight.
  • 4 To serve, arrange drained marinated vegetables on lettuce-lined serving tray. Cut salami slices in half; roll into cones. Insert salami cones and assorted cheeses around base of vegetables.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    250
    (
    Calories from Fat
    180),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    20g
    20%
    (Saturated Fat
    7g,
    7%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    30mg
    30%;
    Sodium
    610mg
    610%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    8g
    8%
    (Dietary Fiber
    2g
    2%
      Sugars
    5g
    5%
    ),
    Protein
    10g
    10%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    110%;
    Vitamin C
    8%;
    Calcium
    20%;
    Iron
    4%;
    Exchanges:
    1 1/2 Vegetable; 1 High-Fat Meat; 2 1/2 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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